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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.